Your Guide to Vegan Thanksgiving in Miami
Thanksgiving is just days away, and if you're not the slave-over-a-hot-stove type but still want to impress your friends and family with mouthwatering vegan food, take comfort in the fact that there are several Miami locales you can turn to.
The city's best cruelty-free restaurants and bakeries offer items for takeout, so you can incorporate some professionally made dishes into your home holiday spread. And though there aren't a lot of vegan options for eating out, there's at least one spot where you can score a peaceful feast.
From pies to cupcakes to sin tres leches — Miami's vegan eateries are on it for "
Turkey cake à la Bunnie Cakes.
Courtesy of Bunnie Cakes
Miami's beloved bakery offers a lineup of tasty desserts for the big day. Choose from pumpkin pie ($32 vegan/ gluten-free), apple pie ($32 vegan/gluten-free), and sweet potato pie ($32 vegan/gluten-free); a two-layer turkey cake in either maple chocolate chip, chocolate, or pumpkin spice ($54 vegan, $59 gluten-free); sin tres leches ($35 vegan, $40 vegan and gluten-free); mini pies in sweet potato, pumpkin, or apple ($27 vegan/gluten-free) or 12 mini cupcakes in pumpkin spice, apple pie, very vanilla, chocolate, guava, and red velvet ($27 vegan, $29 vegan and gluten-free). Order via email at firstname.lastname@example.org, call 786-268-9790, or visit the store at 2322 NE Second Ave. in Wynwood.
Raw Thanksgiving pie by Jugofresh.
Courtesy of Jugofresh
Perfect pumpkin pies this weekend only
Though all Choices locations will be closed Thanksgiving, the popular chain of eateries offers a couple of seasonal selections — a pumpkin spice cold-brew latte and a pumpkin whoopie pie. They're also offering pumpkin pies for pickup Wednesday, November 25. They cost $25 and can be ordered through Sunday, November 22, by calling any Choices location.
Full Bloom Gourmet Vegan
The waterfront spot (perfect for special occasions and holidays, by the way) will have a fixed menu with a choice of three starters, three main courses, and three desserts for $40. Items can also be ordered à la carte. Doors open at 6 p.m. Thanksgiving Day. Bring the family and bask in the beauty of our spectacular city. Full Bloom is located at 11 Island Ave. in Miami Beach. Hours are Monday through Thursday from 6 to 11 p.m., Friday and Saturday from 6 p.m. to midnight, and Sunday from 6 to 11 p.m. Visit fullbloomvegan.com or call 305-397-8018.
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